According to WSJ, Yahoo is in the final stages of negotiations to acquire the social network directory Facebook.
According to the newspaper, Facebook had similar talks about a possible sale of the company to Microsoft and Viacom. The volume of the acquisition is unclear, but could reach up to $1 billion, the WSJ wrote.
Facebook was founded in February of 2004 and has accumulated more the nine million users and is among the ten most visited websites on the Internet. The company reportedly approaches $100 million in annual revenues.